Who We Are

Friends of the New Orleans Public Library is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. The only entity that we financially support is the New Orleans Public Library.

All memberships and donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

FNOPL is committed to maintaining a culture of diversity and equity within our organization. Everyone is part of our story. Our strength is our promise to be inclusive – welcoming all identities and cultures. No matter who you are, where you are from, what color your skin is or who you love – we believe you are an integral part of our community and deserve to be treated with respect.

Board of Directors:

President: Jennifer Kitner
Vice President: Courtney Kearney
Secretary: Tracy Canavan
Treasurer: Steve Martin

Guy Cook
Kenneth Hoffman
Larkin Page



Executive Director: Dixon Stetler
Development Director: Louise Saenz
Book Sale Manager: Daniel Neathery



AMAZING Volunteers:
Alan O.
Brian R.
Cheri B.
Cindy M.
Gail S.
Joan F.
John G.
Judi R.
Linda P.
Marcelle S.
Marcia R.
Mike R.
Russell D.
Thomas A.
Warren D.
Weldon R.